Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
610 AM EDT Wed Aug 23 2017

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

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610 AM EDT Wed Aug 23 2017

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

A cold front will slowly cross our region through the morning
hours before moving off shore late today. High pressure is then
expected to build towards the northeastern U.S. and remain over
our region into early next week. A low pressure system off the
East Coast could affect our weather mid week next week.

$$

ANZ450-232215-
Coastal waters from Sandy Hook to Manasquan Inlet NJ out 20 nm-
610 AM EDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TODAY...W winds around 10 kt, becoming NW late this morning,
then diminishing to 5 to 10 kt this afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of 6 seconds.  Scattered
showers early this morning.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
around 3 ft in the evening, then 2 ft or less. Mainly in S swell
with a dominant period of 7 seconds.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt, diminishing to
around 5 kt early in the afternoon, then becoming S late. Seas
2 ft or less. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of
8 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Seas 2 ft or less. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of
9 seconds.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming NW
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
2 ft or less.
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
2 ft or less.
.SUN...NE winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, then around
3 ft after midnight.

$$

ANZ451-232215-
Coastal waters from Manasquan Inlet to Little Egg Inlet NJ out
20 nm-
610 AM EDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TODAY...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW late this morning and
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Mainly in S swell with a dominant
period of 6 seconds.  Scattered showers early this morning, then
isolated showers and tstms late this morning.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas around 3 ft in the evening, then
2 ft or less. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of
7 seconds.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming NE
5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt early in the afternoon, then
becoming SE late. Seas 2 ft or less. Mainly in SE swell with a
dominant period of 8 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Seas 2 ft or less, then around 3 ft late. Mainly in SE swell with
a dominant period of 10 seconds.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas around 3 ft in the morning, then 2 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
2 ft or less.
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ452-232215-
Coastal waters from Little Egg Inlet to Great Egg Inlet NJ out
20 nm-
610 AM EDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TODAY...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt, becoming N
with gusts up to 15 kt late this morning and early afternoon,
then becoming NW late. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Mainly in S swell with a
dominant period of 6 seconds.  Scattered showers with isolated
tstms early this morning, then isolated showers and tstms late
this morning and early afternoon.
.TONIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming W with gusts up to
15 kt late in the evening, then becoming N 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas around 3 ft until early morning,
then 2 ft or less. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of
7 seconds.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing
to 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt early in the afternoon, then
becoming E late. Seas around 3 ft early in the morning, then 2 ft
or less. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Seas 2 ft or less. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of
10 seconds.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or
less.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ453-232215-
Coastal waters from Great Egg Inlet to Cape May NJ out 20 nm-
610 AM EDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TODAY...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW with gusts up to 15 kt
late this morning and afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Mainly in S
swell with a dominant period of 6 seconds.  Isolated tstms.
Scattered showers early this morning, then isolated showers late
this morning and afternoon.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt, becoming N
10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas around
3 ft until early morning, then 2 ft or less. Mainly in SE swell
with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing
to 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt early in the afternoon, then
becoming E late. Seas around 3 ft early in the morning, then 2 ft
or less. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming NW in the late
evening and early morning, then increasing to 5 to 10 kt with
gusts up to 15 kt late. Seas 2 ft or less. Mainly in SE swell
with a dominant period of 10 seconds.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or
less.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
2 ft or less.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ454-232215-
Coastal waters from Cape May NJ to Cape Henlopen DE out 20 nm-
610 AM EDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TODAY...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW late this morning and
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Mainly in S swell with a dominant
period of 6 seconds.  Isolated tstms. Scattered showers early
this morning, then isolated showers late this morning and
afternoon.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt, becoming N
10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2 ft or
less. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing
to 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft
or less. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds around 5 kt, increasing to 5 to 10 kt with
gusts up to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 2 ft or less. Mainly in SE
swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 ft or
less.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds around 10 kt, becoming N after midnight.
Gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ455-232215-
Coastal waters from Cape Henlopen to Fenwick Island DE out 20 nm-
610 AM EDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TODAY...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming NW
with gusts up to 15 kt late this morning and afternoon. Seas 3 to
4 ft. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of 6 seconds.
Isolated tstms.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt, increasing
to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas around
3 ft early in the evening, then 2 ft or less, then around 3 ft
after midnight. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of
8 seconds.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late. Seas
around 3 ft until late afternoon, then 2 ft or less. Mainly in SE
swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...N winds around 5 kt, becoming NW with gusts up to
15 kt after midnight. Seas 2 ft or less. Mainly in E swell with a
dominant period of 10 seconds.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or
less.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt. Seas
2 ft or less.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, then around 3 ft
in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ431-232215-
Delaware Bay waters south of East Point NJ to Slaughter Beach DE-
610 AM EDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TODAY...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW late this morning and
afternoon. Waves 2 ft or less. Isolated tstms. Scattered showers
early this morning, then isolated showers late this morning and
afternoon.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt. Waves 2 ft
or less, then around 3 ft late.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt, diminishing to
around 5 kt in the afternoon. Waves around 3 ft early in the
morning, then 2 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming N after midnight.
Waves 2 ft or less, then around 3 ft late.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves around 3 ft in the morning, then 2 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds around 10 kt, becoming N after midnight.
Waves around 3 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves around 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 3 ft.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ430-232215-
Delaware Bay waters north of East Point NJ to Slaughter Beach DE-
610 AM EDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. Scattered
showers early this morning. Isolated showers and tstms this
afternoon.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt. Waves 2 ft
or less.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt, becoming NW in
the afternoon. Waves 2 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming N after midnight.
Waves 2 ft or less.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 ft or
less.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight.
Waves 2 ft or less.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$


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