Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
532 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

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

ANZ400-042230-
532 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

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

A COLD FRONT, ATTACHED TO LOW PRESSURE ACROSS CANADA, WILL CROSS
THE AREA TODAY AND STALL TO THE SOUTH TONIGHT. LOW PRESSURE WILL
MOVE ALONG THE FRONT TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE
WILL BUILD IN FOR FRIDAY AND SATURDAY. A WEAK DISTURBANCE WILL
PASS NORTH OF THE AREA SATURDAY NIGHT. MORE HIGH PRESSURE WILL
ARRIVE FOR EARLY NEXT WEEK.

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ANZ450-451-042230-
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-
532 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. RAIN AND DRIZZLE LIKELY.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
LIGHT. RAIN UNTIL EARLY MORNING. SLEET IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.   SNOW LIKELY EARLY IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW
LATE IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM
EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT.

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ANZ452-453-042230-
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-
532 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING W
5 TO 10 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH
A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. RAIN AND DRIZZLE LIKELY. VSBY 1
TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
LIGHT. RAIN UNTIL EARLY MORNING...THEN SLEET AND RAIN LATE. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.   SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.   SNOW EARLY IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW LATE IN
THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN
THE EVENING.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.

$$

ANZ454-455-042230-
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-
532 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. RAIN AND
DRIZZLE LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS IN THE EVENING... BECOMING LIGHT. RAIN UNTIL
EARLY MORNING...THEN RAIN AND SLEET LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.   SNOW AND SLEET IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW
IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.   SNOW EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW IN
THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.

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ANZ431-042230-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
532 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN AND DRIZZLE
LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING N IN THE LATE EVENING
AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN UNTIL EARLY MORNING...THEN
SLEET AND RAIN LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SNOW AND SLEET EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. SNOW EARLY IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW LATE IN
THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN
THE EVENING.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING W
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.

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ANZ430-042230-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
532 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. RAIN AND
DRIZZLE LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT IN
THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.   RAIN UNTIL
EARLY MORNING. SLEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS... THEN 1 TO 2 FT
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.   SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.   SNOW EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW
LATE IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM
EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING W
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.

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