Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
701 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

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

ANZ400-101015-
701 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

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

LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE NORTHEAST OF THE REGION LATE TONIGHT AND
WEDNESDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL WORK EASTWARD THROUGH THE REGION
THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY BEFORE GIVING WAY TO AN ARCTIC FRONT ON
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE
AREA ON SUNDAY AND MONDAY, THEN LOW PRESSURE IS EXPECTED TO FORM
ALONG THE MID ATLANTIC OR SOUTHEAST COAST ON TUESDAY.

$$

ANZ450-451-101015-
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-
701 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS. PERIODS OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.   SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS LATE IN THE MORNING.
ISOLATED SHOWERS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM UNTIL
LATE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...W WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.

$$

ANZ452-453-101015-
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-
701 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS EVENING...THEN BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN E
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS. SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY
THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS... INCREASING TO 1 TO 3 NM LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.
ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM UNTIL LATE
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
8 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ454-455-101015-
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-
701 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS EVENING...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS. RAIN
LIKELY THIS EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
MAINLY IN NE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.
ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM UNTIL LATE
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN NW
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY
LIKELY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ431-101015-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
701 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE THIS EVENING...
THEN BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SNOW LIKELY EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SNOW LATE THIS EVENING AND EARLY MORNING. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN ISOLATED
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM UNTIL LATE
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE
OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY
LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ430-101015-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
701 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE THIS EVENING...
THEN BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PERIODS OF SNOW THIS EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
LATE. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS...INCREASING TO 1 TO 3 NM LATE THIS
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS UNTIL LATE
AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.   LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$



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