Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
617 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

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

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617 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

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

LOW PRESSURE OFFSHORE WILL MOVE TOWARD THE CANADIAN MARITIMES LATE
TODAY AND TONIGHT. MEANWHILE ANOTHER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM DEVELOPS
OFF THE MID ATLANTIC COAST TONIGHT AND FRIDAY, THEN MEANDERS AND
WEAKENS AROUND THE REGION INTO SATURDAY. A COLD FRONT IS FORECAST TO
MOVE THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING FOLLOWED BY HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING IN
FOR MONDAY INTO TUESDAY. A WARM FRONT SHOULD THEN LIFT ACROSS OUR
AREA LATE TUESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY.

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ANZ450-451-052215-
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-
617 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE
THIS MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN NE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.   PATCHY DRIZZLE THIS MORNING. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN NE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL
EARLY MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY LATE.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
PERIODS OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. MAINLY IN SE
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.   SHOWERS LIKELY
EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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ANZ452-453-052215-
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-
617 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE
THIS MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN NE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 6 SECONDS.   A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH PATCHY DRIZZLE
THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN NE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL
EARLY MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY LATE.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...BECOMING E
5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.   SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING...
THEN PERIODS OF RAIN IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS.   SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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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-
617 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE
THIS MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN NE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.   A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH PATCHY
DRIZZLE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. MAINLY IN NE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.   A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...BECOMING E
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.   PERIODS OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.   SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ431-052215-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
617 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT EARLY
THIS AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH PATCHY DRIZZLE THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM
THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING E
5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING...
THEN PERIODS OF RAIN IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY IN THE EVENING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

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ANZ430-052215-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
617 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT EARLY
THIS AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS...THEN 2 TO 3 FT LATE THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON.   PATCHY
DRIZZLE WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.   A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY LATE.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.   SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE MORNING...THEN PERIODS OF RAIN IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT...
THEN BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.   SHOWERS LIKELY
EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.SAT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

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