Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
1034 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

Sandy Hook NJ TO Fenwick Island DE to 20 NM offshore and Delaware
Bay

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1034 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

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

A cold front will move southeast across our region tonight, then
it will return northeast of the region as a warm front late Sunday
night. Another cold front will then move through the Mid-Atlantic
states Tuesday night. High pressure follows Wednesday night.
Thereafter, to end the week, an area of low pressure will track
northeast from the Great Lakes and advance a warm front into our
region.

$$

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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-
1034 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt,
becoming N 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 3 ft
late this evening and early morning, then 2 ft or less. Mainly in
SW swell with a dominant period of 5 seconds.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE late. Seas 2 ft or less.
Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of 5 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Seas 2 ft or less. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of
7 seconds.  A chance of rain late.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Mainly in S swell
with a dominant period of 10 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
2 ft or less.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 ft or
less.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt,
becoming W 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, then around
3 ft after midnight.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas around 3 ft in the morning, then 2 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

$$

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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-
1034 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.OVERNIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming
NW late. Seas around 3 ft late this evening and early morning,
then 2 ft or less. Mainly in SW swell with a dominant period of
5 seconds.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft
or less. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of 5 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
2 ft or less. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of
8 seconds.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Mainly in SE swell
with a dominant period of 10 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt,
becoming W 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft in the morning, then
2 ft or less.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft in the morning, then
2 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

$$

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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-
1034 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.OVERNIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
around 3 ft late this evening and early morning, then 2 ft or
less. Mainly in SW swell with a dominant period of 5 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N late in the morning, then
becoming variable less than 5 kt early in the afternoon, becoming
SE around 5 kt late. Seas 2 ft or less. Mainly in S swell with a
dominant period of 7 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Mainly in S
swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds.
.MON...W winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Mainly in S swell
with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas around 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

$$

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Delaware Bay waters south of East Point NJ to Slaughter Beach DE-
1034 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.OVERNIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming
NW 5 to 10 kt late. Waves 2 ft or less.
.SUN...NE winds around 5 kt in the morning, becoming variable
less than 5 kt, then becoming SE around 5 kt late. Waves 2 ft or
less.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming W late. Waves 2 ft or
less.
.MON...W winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt after
midnight. Waves around 3 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.

$$

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Delaware Bay waters north of East Point NJ to Slaughter Beach DE-
1034 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.OVERNIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming
NW 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.SUN...NE winds around 5 kt in the morning, becoming variable
less than 5 kt, then becoming SE around 5 kt late. Waves 2 ft or
less.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming W late. Waves 2 ft or
less. A chance of rain until early morning.
.MON...W winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt after
midnight. Waves 2 ft or less.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 3 ft in the morning,
then 2 ft or less.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.

$$



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